Ms. Sharalyn Johnson

Colonel By Secondary School

Canadian and World Studies

2016 - 2017 Academic Year

For the 2016-2017 academic year, I will be teaching:

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Historical Events for 24th June 2017

June 23, 2017

1572 - 5 clergymen of Enkhuizen hanged
1619 - Tsar Michail's father Filaret becomes patriarch of Moscow
1692 - Kingston, Jamaica, founded
1748 - The Kingswood School is opened by John Wesley and his brother Charles Wesley in Bristol. The school later moved to Bath
1794 - Bowdoin College is founded in Maine, USA
1975 - Moon tremor perceived (hit by Taurid meteors)
1976 - A Principal's office in Hlengisi Primary, Nyanga, outside Cape Town, South Africa, is burnt down; part of the broader resistance against the oppressive new Bantu Education policy of Afrikaans as a teaching medium in their schools
1979 - Rickey Henderson debuts for Oakland and steals his 1st base
1997 - Mark McGwire hits a 538 foot home run
2004 - Capital punishment is declared unconstitutional in New York

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